Interpretation and Counseling Service for Non-Japanese
Interpreters for this service use a three-way calling system to interpret for the 2 parties and provide advice to callers including the following situations:
- ・When non-Japanese speakers have difficulty communicating at administrative organizations related to Kyoto City, including ward offices.
- ・When non-Japanese speakers need to know where to go and how to apply to use government services.
- ・When non-Japanese speakers want to talk to administrative organizations related to Kyoto City, including ward offices over the phone.
|English Interpreting Service||Tuesdays, Wednesday & Thursdays 9:00 – 17:00|
|Chinese Interpreting Service||Wednesdays & Fridays 9:00 – 17:00|
|The service is provided for||Foreign residents or those who don’t speak Japanese in the Kyoto City area.
Those who work at administrative organizations in Kyoto City when they need to communicate with non-Japanese speakers.
|Fee||Free of charge (*Please note that callers must bear any telephone costs)|
At kokoka's reception
The following languages can be supported if you come in person at kokoka’s reception.
- ・Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Tagalog, Thai, Portuguese and Spanish